Accession Number : ADD002998
Title : Method of Coating Boron Particles with Ammonium Perchlorate.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Boyd,Durrell D ; Childs,Lewis B
Report Date : 24 Aug 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : This patent discusses a method for coating boron particles with ammonium perchlorate. The method involves the steps of dissolving ammonium perchlorate in liquid ammonia, adding a volatile non-solvent diluent and boron particles to the ammonia and then vaporizing the ammonia and diluent to form a coated product.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Boron, *Ammonium perchlorate, *Encapsulation, Particles, Composite propellants, Burning rate, Oxidizers
Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE